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Family Tree hints question

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Re: Family Tree hints question

Posted: 25 Jul 2013 7:43PM GMT
Classification: Query
GNyberg is correct. If you press the ignore button, it ignores all the ancestry trees that have been found to match.

This "problem" stems, I think, because if there are 10 records that ancestry thinks might relate to your person, then ancestry shows it as 10 hints; and thus you can accept or ignore each one individually or leave some as hints maybe to be further examined later before making a decision.

However when ancestry finds 10 family trees that ancestry thinks relates to your person then they are all rolled together as 1 hint, and while you can choose to accept only some of the trees in the hint, ancestry then automatically assumes that you are rejecting the other trees. Personally I find this highly annoying particularly when I find that there is one hint for a person but on examining it, it might consist of 10, 15, 20 or more trees.

My attempts to date to raise this issue with ancestry have not got me anywhere.

Regards

Neil
SubjectAuthorDate Posted
GNyberg2560 25 Jul 2013 7:00PM GMT 
timtracker 25 Jul 2013 10:07PM GMT 
GNyberg2560 25 Jul 2013 10:20PM GMT 
neilaxkestrel 26 Jul 2013 1:43AM GMT 
GNyberg2560 26 Jul 2013 2:02PM GMT 
BurgessDonnel... 26 Jul 2013 5:31PM GMT 
timtracker 26 Jul 2013 7:54PM GMT 
BurgessDonnel... 26 Jul 2013 8:05PM GMT 
GNyberg2560 27 Jul 2013 3:40PM GMT 
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